Pulp confidential

quick and dirty publishing from the 1940s and 50s

Research output: Non-traditional research outputExhibition


This exhibition presents a rich collection of 1940s and 50s vintage Australian "pulp" cover art, crime story illustrations and original comic books, drawn from the papers of Sydney publishing house, Frank Johnson Publications. It gives a glimpse of the everyday workings of a small but resilient player at the hard-scrabble end of the Australian publishing industry.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSydney
PublisherState Library of New South Wales
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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